SEDGEFIELD Village Veterans desperately needs donations of tombola prizes for its coffee morning at the Parish Hall at 10am on Friday, March 1. Anyone who can help is asked to contact David Hillerby on 01740-621343.

CAR BREAK-IN: POLICE are appealing for information after thieves smashed a window of BMW Z4 vehicle parked on Thurlow Road, Sedgefield and stole a pair of sunglasses, a BMW gear know and a red money bag. The incident occurred at around 10.30pm yesterday (Tuesday, February 12). Anyone with any information is asked to contact Sedgefield Neighbourhood Police Team on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800-555111.